Ohio Conflicts with U.S. Constitution, Issue 5 (1953)

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The Ohio Conflicts with U.S. Constitution Amendment, also known as Issue 5, was on the November 3, 1953 ballot in Ohio as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved.[1] This amendment eliminates two conflicts with the United States Constitution from the Ohio Constitution relating to ratification of constitutional amendments and selection of U.S. Senators.[2]

Election results

Ohio Issue 5 (1953)
Approveda Yes 1,004,862 71.26%

Election results via the Ohio Secretary of State.[3]

Text of measure

See also: Ohio Constitution, Article II

The language appeared on the ballot as:[4]

Shall the proposed amendment of Article II of the Constitution of the state of Ohio to correct conflicts with United States Constitution be adopted?


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